Multiple law enforcement agencies arrest dozens in registered sex offender compliance operation

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LUBBOCK, Texas — The following is a news release from the City of Lubbock:

From August 10 to August 13, 6 federal agents, 60 state and local sworn law enforcement personnel along with LPD and LSO’s Sex Offender Compliance Registrars participated in a sex offender compliance operation which led to several local arrests.

Law enforcement personnel from the participating agencies located more than 450 registered sex offenders in Lubbock County to check their compliance with state laws.

Approximately 40 investigations have been generated for sex offenders who were found to be non-compliant via the state of Texas as well as the U.S. Marshals Service.

More arrests will be forthcoming as a result of this operation. This four-day joint operation is a continued example of the dedicated partnership between local, state and federal agencies to ensure local convicted sex offenders are complying with the required restrictions. 

The successful multi-agency enforcement included joint efforts by the United States Marshals Service- North Texas Fugitive Task Force, Lone Star Fugitive Task Force, Lubbock Police Department, Lubbock County Sheriff’s Office, the Criminal Investigations Division of Texas Department of Public Safety and Buffalo Springs Lake Police Department.

Here is a list of those arrested:

  • 20-29256 Flores, Ricky Fail to Comply (FTC)
  • 20-29260 Ortiz, Rueben FTC
  • 20-29266 Rivera, Wildafredo FTC
  • 20-29269 Shannon, James FTC
  • 20-29287 Lindal, Roy FTC, PD warrant
  • 20-29288 Barros, Tino FTC
  • 20-29299 Rodriguez, Isaac FTC
  • 20-29314 Sandefur, Cory FTC, Arrested for FTC from Hutcherson Co warrant.
  • 20-29312 Flores, Carlos FTC
  • 20-29428 Jimenez, Gustavo FTC
  • 20-29436 Garcia, Gorge FTC, Arrested for Possession of Marijuana
  • 20-29434 Ford, Tom FTC
  • 20-29460 Ontivarious, Eddie FTC
  • 20-29463 Samples, Billy FTC and arrested for Gun charge
  • 20-29464 Sifuentes, Jimmy FTC
  • 20-29470 Stevenson, Broderick FTC
  • 20-29471 Pulley, Aaron FTC
  • 20-29480 Ramos, Christopher Felony Warrant
  • 20-29591 Cortiaz, Robert FTC
  • 20-29605 Martinez, Conrad FTC​

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